This is a discussion on Changing oil at 1K and using regular oil to help the rings seat…. within the General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents. forums, part of the Tech & Modifying & General Repairs category; Originally Posted by mangostick and this is all absolutely correct for a fresh virgin engine.. But our engines have already ...
Last edited by Donkey; 10-12-2011 at 06:23 PM.
The rings should seat in the first 50 miles.. so at 1k I would say it's a non issue.
Contacted SOA and they do not recommend conventional oil for the 2011 WRX.